Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Macedonia with head of Herakles, struck under Philip III Arrhidaeos
Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom), Babylon (Babylonia)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0682.
Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 17.14 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Herakles in lion-skin right.
Reverse: Zeus enthroned to left holding eagle in right hand and beaded sceptre in left.
At left and under throne: Greek letters. Below and at right: Greek inscription.
By 1935: Anonymous Private Collection; Anonymous Gift to MFA, April 4, 1935
Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)